Soft Drinks in Lithuania

Soft Drinks in Lithuania

The emergence of COVID-19 and subsequent lockdown restrictions in Lithuania significantly impacted demand for soft drinks through on-trade as horeca outlets were forced to close until the end of April 2020. However, this did not translate to a greater switch towards home consumption of soft drinks for most categories, with off-trade volume sales experiencing a low decline as consumers prioritised their spending. For instance, the largest off-trade volume category of bottled water struggled to ma...

Euromonitor International's Soft Drinks in Lithuania report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data (2016-2020), allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market – be they legislative, distribution, packaging or pricing issues. Forecasts to 2025 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Asian Speciality Drinks, Bottled Water, Carbonates, Concentrates, Energy Drinks, Juice, RTD Coffee, RTD Tea, Sports Drinks.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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Soft Drinks in Lithuania
Euromonitor International
January 2021
List OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
COVID-19 impact on soft drinks
COVID-19 country impact
Company response
Retailing shift
Foodservice vs retail split
What next for soft drinks?
MARKET DATA
Table 1 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: Volume 2015-2020
Table 2 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 3 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: Value 2015-2020
Table 4 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 5 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (as sold) by Category: Volume 2019
Table 6 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (as sold) by Category: % Volume 2019
Table 7 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: Value 2019
Table 8 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: % Value 2019
Table 9 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 10 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 11 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 12 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 13 Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: Volume 2015-2020
Table 14 Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 15 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks (RTD): % Volume 2016-2020
Table 16 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks (RTD): % Volume 2017-2020
Table 17 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks: % Value 2016-2020
Table 18 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks: % Value 2017-2020
Table 19 Penetration of Private Label in Off-trade Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: % Volume 2015-2020
Table 20 Penetration of Private Label in Off-trade Soft Drinks by Category: % Value 2015-2020
Table 21 Distribution of Off-trade Soft Drinks (as sold) by Format: % Volume 2015-2020
Table 22 Distribution of Off-trade Soft Drinks (as sold) by Format and Category: % Volume 2020
Table 23 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: Volume 2020-2025
Table 24 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 25 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: Value 2020-2025
Table 26 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: % Value Growth 2020-2025
Table 27 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 28 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 29 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 30 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
Table 31 Forecast Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: Volume 2020-2025
Table 32 Forecast Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
GLOBAL MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
GLOBAL INDUSTRY ENVIRONMENT
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
Summary 1 Research Sources
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Slowing demand for carbonates with no obvious channel shift towards off-trade due to limited on-trade operations in 2020
Increasing competition from perceived healthier alternatives
Coca-Cola retains dominance of carbonates and ramps up marketing during the summer to support on-trade
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
On-trade to recover while strong performances predicted for smaller areas of carbonates
Private label gains further momentum through affordability while improving quality
Rugile has new owner with intentions to refresh brand’s image and quality
CATEGORY DATA
Table 33 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: Volume 2015-2020
Table 34 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: Value 2015-2020
Table 35 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 36 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 37 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 38 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 39 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 40 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 41 Sales of Carbonates by Total Fountain On-trade: Volume 2015-2020
Table 42 Sales of Carbonates by Total Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 43 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Volume 2016-2020
Table 44 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Volume 2017-2020
Table 45 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Value 2016-2020
Table 46 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Value 2017-2020
Table 47 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 48 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 49 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 50 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
Table 51 Forecast Sales of Carbonates by Total Fountain On-trade: Volume 2020-2025
Table 52 Forecast Sales of Carbonates by Total Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Pandemic exacerbates declining trend for juice
Single-serve cartons abandoned in favour of bulk packaging for home consumption
Price sensitivity drives greater demand for private label
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Stronger performance for on-trade as restrictions relax but sales remain weak overall
Niche areas of juice to record positive performances within off-trade
E-commerce offers potential for expansion of smaller juice brands
CATEGORY DATA
Table 53 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 54 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 55 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 56 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 57 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Volume 2016-2020
Table 58 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Volume 2017-2020
Table 59 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Value 2016-2020
Table 60 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Value 2017-2020
Table 61 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 62 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 63 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 64 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Home seclusion and price sensitivity reduces demand for bottled water in 2020
Imported bottled water runs risk of rising prices if bottling plants are forced to close again
Leading players gain marginal share but private label is strongest performer
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Rapid rebound for off-trade sales of bottled water in 2021
Simplification of testing standards for natural mineral water could benefit price of local brands
Lidl continues to address environmental concerns
CATEGORY DATA
Table 65 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 66 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 67 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 68 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 69 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Volume 2016-2020
Table 70 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Volume 2017-2020
Table 71 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Value 2016-2020
Table 72 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Value 2017-2020
Table 73 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 74 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 75 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 76 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Permitted outdoor exercise supports stable demand for niche sports drinks
Greater awareness of benefits of isotonic drinks
Powerade retains leadership in value terms, while Oshee Lemon’s affordability supports volume sales
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Strong performance predicted for sports drinks driven by greater awareness and health trends
New Isostar variant could encourage further product development
Specialist stores to be further impacted by ongoing restrictions
CATEGORY DATA
Table 77 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Volume 2015-2020
Table 78 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Value 2015-2020
Table 79 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 80 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 81 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Volume 2016-2020
Table 82 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Volume 2017-2020
Table 83 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Value 2016-2020
Table 84 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Value 2017-2020
Table 85 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Volume 2020-2025
Table 86 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Value 2020-2025
Table 87 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 88 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Energy drinks continues to see strong growth through off-trade while on-trade suffers decline due to closure of bars
Home seclusion and positioning beyond on-the-go consumption drives demand for larger packaging formats
Consolidated competitive landscape with Coca-Cola’s latest launch making impressive gains
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Forecast period offers further strong off-trade growth potential for energy drinks
Addressing sugar concerns likely to remain area of focus for players
Major retailers likely to expand shelf space for energy drinks in line with increasing demand
CATEGORY DATA
Table 89 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Volume 2015-2020
Table 90 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Value 2015-2020
Table 91 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 92 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 93 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Volume 2016-2020
Table 94 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Volume 2017-2020
Table 95 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Value 2016-2020
Table 96 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Value 2017-2020
Table 97 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Volume 2020-2025
Table 98 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Value 2020-2025
Table 99 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 100 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Limited popularity results in declines for concentrates in 2020 with consumers prioritising expenditure
Interest in green tea offers some potential for powder format
Druskininku Rasa retains convincing leadership but private label gains ground
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Marginal improvement but category will struggle to surpass pre-pandemic levels
Organic offers could help support value sales
Category still offers potential for less mainstream products to emerge
CATEGORY DATA
Concentrates Conversions
Summary 2 Concentrates Conversion Factors for Ready-to-Drink (RTD) Format
Table 101 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 102 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 103 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 104 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 105 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2016-2020
Table 106 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2017-2020
Table 107 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Concentrates: % Value 2016-2020
Table 108 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Concentrates: % Value 2017-2020
Table 109 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Liquid Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2016-2020
Table 110 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Liquid Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2017-2020
Table 111 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Powder Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2016-2020
Table 112 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Powder Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2017-2020
Table 113 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 114 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 115 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 116 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Stable demand for RTD tea in 2020 supported by peak demand during summer season following relaxation of restrictions
Kombucha retains negligible presence following entry
Coca-Cola retains dominance in value terms but private label records stronger growth
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
RTD tea offers potential for further expansion over the forecast period
Home-made variants offer competition but younger generations set to drive in terms of impulse purchases
Kombucha to retain negligible presence but likely to attract smaller brands
CATEGORY DATA
Table 117 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 118 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 119 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 120 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 121 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Volume 2016-2020
Table 122 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Volume 2017-2020
Table 123 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Value 2016-2020
Table 124 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Value 2017-2020
Table 125 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 126 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 127 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 128 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Slowing demand due to rising price sensitivity although summer is most profitable season for RTD coffee
Greater education and marketing can help expand category
Consolidated competitive landscape but smaller players and private label make gains
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
High unit price could deter greater expansion of category
Younger Lithuanians will continue to drive demand and are more open to innovation
Coca-Cola’s second attempt at cross-category innovation could be better received
CATEGORY DATA
Table 129 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Volume 2015-2020
Table 130 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Value 2015-2020
Table 131 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 132 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 133 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Volume 2016-2020
Table 134 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Volume 2017-2020
Table 135 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Value 2016-2020
Table 136 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Value 2017-2020
Table 137 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Volume 2020-2025
Table 138 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Value 2020-2025
Table 139 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 140 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Value Growth 2020-2025

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